Randolph County Newswire

Randolph County Newswire

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  1. Bond is modified in felony caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Inter-Mountain

    A Randolph County man facing several charges after allegedly stealing items from convenience stores on two separate occasions and reportedly being found in possession of drugs had his bond modified Wednesday in Randolph County Magistrate Court.

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  2. 15 of Alabama's most mispronounced place namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Alabama Live

    ... home to about 8,000 people, is located near another Marshall County town with a Biblical name: Boaz. This Randolph County town of about 800 people is named for a Muscogee Creek Indian chief. Oddly, although the name means "old water," the area's ...

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  3. Wedowee woman dies in Randolph County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Alabama Live

    Angela Holloway Traylor, 63, was killed when the 2006 Chevrolet Malibu she was driving left Alabama Highway 48 and struck a tree. She was not wearing a seat belt and pronounced dead at the scene which was located two miles west of Wedowee, troopers said.

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  4. History flies here Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Courier-Tribune

    The Randolph County Courthouse on Worth Street gained designation as the county's first Local Historic Landmark in 2008, almost a century after its doors opened to handle the people's business. The first court session in the stately structure constructed of yellow brick and trimmed in granite convened on July 19, 1909.

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  5. Hagebak: Ia d love another ride in a Old CrowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | LaGrange Daily News

    My Grandmaw Kirby was an amazing woman. She grew up over in the Old Country of Randolph County, Alabama, plowing with a mule and going to town in a buggy drawn by Old Dan the horse.

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  6. $20M Hospital:?Future of Health Care in WedoweeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Construction Equipment Guide

    LIN and Associates photo Described as the future of health care in Randolph County, a more than 50,000-sq.-ft. , three-story hospital is taking shape in Wedowee, Ala.

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  7. Mrs. Miriam C. GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 22 | The Heard Citizen

    ... Tyler Buttrill, Michael Cook, Grant Culbertson, and Jason Exum. Honorary pallbearer will be Tommy Levens. A Randolph County native, Mrs. George was born on March 22, 1928, the daughter of Helf Edon and Mary Lou Frost Smith. She was a member of El ...

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  8. Drowning death at Lake WedoweeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Heard Citizen

    According to investigator Donnie Strain, who is also a diver with Randolph County Rescue Squad, the victim was identified as Timothy James Decourcey, 64, of Shady Grove Lane, Lineville. Around 5 p.m., responders were dispatched to New Harmony Boat Ramp on Big Fox Creek, which is just north of Flat Rock Park, near the Clay County line.

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  9. Paul BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Paul Bailey passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017 in Marietta. He was born in Randolph County, Alabama, March 27, 1931, one of seven sons and four daughters of William H. and Theresa Richardson Bailey.

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  10. Owner, 1 other suspect arrested in Butler Mill restaurant fireRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Two people have been arrested in connection to the October 216 fire that burned the 150-year-old Butler Mill restaurant in Randolph County. Restaurant owner Christopher Phillips, 48, and Ruben Morgan, 47, are charged with second degree arson, conspiracy to commit arson, and reckless endangerment.

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  11. Owner and his associate charged with arson in Butler's Mill fire, Cleburne County fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... were arrested on Jan. 6. Phillips, 48, is the owner of Butler's Mill, Pilgreen said. He is being held in the Randolph County Jail. Both men are charged with second-degree arson, conspiracy to commit arson, and reckless endangerment. The building was ...

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  12. Two arrested in connection with October fire at historic Butler's MillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... arrested in connection with a fire that destroyed one of the oldest mills in the state. According to the Randolph County Sheriff's Office , two people were arrested on Jan. 6 in connection with the October fire at Butler's Mill. The mill, located in ...

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  13. Saturday crash in Randolph County leaves 45-year-old man deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Alabama Live

    According to Senior Trooper Chuck Daniel, Michael Bryant was driving a 2002 Ford F-150 around 4:40 p.m. Saturday when the truck left the roadway and overturned multiple times. Bryant, 45, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  14. 2 arrested in Butler's Mill restaurant fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Randolph County Sheriff's Office says two people have been arrested and charged in the Oct. 17 Butler's Mill restaurant arson. The names of the suspects have not yet been released but they are both facing arson, conspiracy to commit arson and reckless endangerment.

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  15. EMA requesting drivers stay off roads in several AL countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    All non-essential traffic in Cleburne County is under a countywide curfew from 5 p.m. Friday until 11 a.m. Saturday, Cleburne County Emergency Management officials announced on Friday afternoon. The curfew does not prevent people from driving to work, seeking medical services or undertaking similar required or necessary types of travel, according to the EMA.

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  16. EMA requesting drivers stay off roads in Cleburne, Pickens, Randolph countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    All non-essential traffic in Cleburne County is under a countywide curfew from 5 p.m. Friday until 11 a.m. Saturday, Cleburne County Emergency Management officials announced on Friday afternoon. The curfew does not prevent people from driving to work, seeking medical services or undertaking similar required or necessary types of travel, according to the EMA.

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  17. First Alert Weather Day Update: Jill updates our snow/wintry mix timelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... necessary travel (like medical emergencies) but all non-essential travel is highly discouraged. Pickens and Randolph county emergency management agencies are also asking residents to stay off the roads overnight due to dangerous conditions and to ...

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  18. First Alert Weather Update: Slick roads likely through a.m. hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... necessary travel (like medical emergencies) but all non-essential travel is highly discouraged. Pickens and Randolph county emergency management agencies are also asking residents to stay off the roads overnight due to dangerous conditions and to ...

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  19. Glass honored with Order of the Long Leaf PineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Courier-Tribune

    Former Randolph County Magistrate John A. Glass received a nice retirement surprise from former Gov. Pat McCrory - the Order of the Long Leaf Pine Award, one of our state's top civilian honors. Glass, an Asheboro native who retired Dec. 31, was presented the award by Senior Resident Superior Court Judge V. Bradford Long on Wednesday, Jan. 4, at a reception at the Randolph County Courthouse.

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  20. Plea entered in drug-raid caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Inter-Mountain

    An individual who was arrested as part of a drug raid in December at the Central School Building in Elkins appeared in Randolph County Magistrate Court Thursday and was sentenced after entering a guilty plea.

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